Tag Archives: romance

5+ Books That Changed My Life

The fabulous Michelle Diener challenged us to write about 5 books we love or have recently read or read long ago and still remember. I have many more than 5 books I love, as I’m sure you do 🙂 So here are … Continue reading

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The Eyes Have It

I just finished a book that has been on my schedule for almost a year. It was planned to release last spring, but one thing led to another and my schedule got so bogged down. This series is near and … Continue reading

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An Author You Should Be Reading – Sawyer Bennett

Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to secure a guest author in my slot this month. So, I’m bringing one to you that I absolutely love and who writes great books. You should be reading her. Here’s why: Her characters are wonderful. … Continue reading

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The Weird Disorder–Guest Elle J Rossi

Please help me welcome Elle J Rossi! I can’t tell you how many times in my life I’ve heard that book people, in general, are weird. They talk about characters as if they’re real. They have book boyfriends. (I’ll admit … Continue reading

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The Coast Guard–Badasses? Who Knew?

The motto on their website is Born Ready and, boy, does that sound heroic.  I have recently been researching the Coast Guard (CG) for my To Protect and Serve ongoing series with Harlequin Romantic Suspense under my Karen Anders pen … Continue reading

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Harlequin’s Humor

I thought I would talk a bit about my alias. Uh, no, I’m not wanted by the cops. At least not that I know of. I’m talking about my other pen name–Karen Anders. Yeah, it’s weird to be known by … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger: Kay Lyons Stockham

Please welcome guest blogger Kay Stockham, who writes contemporary and inspirational romance. Kay and I go waaaay back—we met the year we both sold our first books to Harlequin (back in the day when we had to stalk the mailbox, NOT … Continue reading

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The Devil Is In The Research – Guest Blog by Diane Gaston

Most of the ladies here at Magical Musings are not writing historical romance, so what can I, a historical author contribute to their blog? I thought I’d talk about research. Research is obviously essential when you are writing a historical. … Continue reading

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Romance Writing Tips I Learned From Adult Entertainment

Yes, I’m going there and I’m calling it research because, in truth, it is. As a romance writer, it’s daunting to write love scenes and keep them fresh. Therefore, viewing adult films (Yes, whispered this would be porn.) or erotica … Continue reading

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Surprise new release by Dale Mayer!

Hi everyone, Usually I have my work mapped out a few weeks in advance. However due to an over booking of editors, I was required to hustle my buns and pull out another book (one I wrote last year but … Continue reading

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